Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Aislin, Chapleau win Hyman Solomon Journalism Award

Marian Scott in The Montreal Gazette.

The Montreal Gazette’s Terry Mosher, better known under his nom de plume, Aislin, and La Presse editorial cartoonist Serge Chapleau are being honoured for their lifetime contributions to public discourse.

The Public Policy Forum will award the Hyman Solomon Award for Excellence in Public Policy Journalism to the two political cartoonists on April 16.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Clay Bennett's Berryman Award acceptance speech

Clay Bennett, editorial cartoonist for the Chattanooga Times Free Press, was the 2014 winner of the Clifford K. and James T. Berryman Award for Editorial Cartooning.

Here’s his acceptance speech:

Friday, February 27, 2015

Cartoon Event in France Cancelled, Deemed Not Safe

Tjeerd Royaards in Cartoon Movement.

Yesterday, the Memorial de Caen decided to cancel a big cartoonist conference scheduled for April, because of safety concerns. The Memorial is a World War II museum in Normandy, France.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

9 Covers for The New Yorker's 90th

Françoise Mouly in The New Yorker.

Kadir Nelson

When the magazine’s editor, David Remnick, asked me months ago to think of ways to celebrate our ninetieth anniversary, I knew at least where to start: with the cover of the very first issue, from February of 1925, by the art editor Rea Irvin.